*last update 9/7/2019

Military Involvement

 

Servicemen - T surnames KIA POW Died/nonbattle
Taylor, Kenneth D.      
Taylor, Robert Eugene   X  
Titler, Gilbert E.      
Travis, Frank B.      

Dale Otis Taylor was born Oct. 8, 1908 to Foster Edison and Anna Melissa Steele Taylor. He died Nov. 25, 1944 and is buried in Mount Clark Cemetery, Central City, IA.

Pvt. Taylor served in World War II with the U.S. Army 414th Infantry, 104th Infantry Division and was KIA in Germany.

Source: ancestry.com


George Telecky was born Mar. 21, 1915 to Frank and Ottilie “Tillie” Trachta Telecky. He died Feb. 28, 1945 and is buried in Bohemian National Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Pvt. Telecky served in World War II with the U.S. Army and was MIA/KIA on Luzon, Philippine Islands.

Source: ancestry.com


George E. Thuesen was born June 18, 1918 to Jens J. and Anna Juhl Thuesen. He died Nov. 14, 1944 and is buried in Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg and has a cenotaph in Danish Lutheran Cemetery, Grundy County, IA.

Sgt. Thuesen served in World War II with the U.S. Army Co. D, 377th Infantry Regiment, 95th Infantry Division and was KIA in France and awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Wayne Carlyle Thulin was born Apr. 24, 1916 to Walter Carl Walter and Mabel G. Anderson Thulin. He died Dec. 20, 1943 and is buried in Ardennes American Cemetery, Neupre, Belgium.

Sgt. Thulin served in World War II with the 365th Bomber Squadron, 305th Bomber Group, Heavy and was MIA/FOD/KIA and awarded the Purple Heart and Air Medal.

Source: ancestry.com


Allen George Thurman, Jr. was born June 8, 1924 to Allen George (Sr.) and Janet Agnes Davis Thurman. He died Dec. 19, 1944 and is buried in Ardennes American Cemetery, Neupre, Belgium and has a cenotaph in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, IA.

Pvt. Thurman served in World War II with the U.S. Army Co. G, 411th Infantry Regiment, 103rd Infantry Division and was KIA in Germany and awarded the Silver Star and Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


John Elliott Titus was born in 1919 to Howard Monroe and Myrtle Mary Strane Titus. He died Nov. 29, 1942 and is memorialized at the Walls of the Missing, Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines and in Oak Shade Cemetery, Marion, IA.

Lt. Titus served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps Fifth Air Force, 403rd Bomber Squadron, 43rd Bomber Group, Heavy and was MIA/FOD/KIA and awarded the Purple Heart.

Source: ancestry.com


Bishop Milton Toms was born July 26, 1916 to Clayton W. and Elaine V. Bishop Toms. He died July 20, 1942 and is buried in Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids. IA.

Lt. Toms served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps and died in the crash of a B-24 bomber during a night training flight near Davis-Monthan Army Air Corps base.

Source: ancestry.com


Russell E. Trenary was born Nov. 30, 1917 to Loyd and Eva Russell Trenary. He was the stepson of Robert W. Combs. Russell died Dec. 5, 1944 and is buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville, WI.

1st Lt. Trenary served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 316th Fighter Squadron, 324th Fighter Group and was KIA in France while serving his country.

Source: ancestry.com


Edwin James Truesdale was born Mar. 8, 1906. He died Dec. 25, 1944 and is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Pvt. Truesdale served in World War II with the U.S. Army 539th Quartermaster Battalion and died in the service of his country.in Hollandia, Dutch New Guinea.

Source: ancestry.com


George Oliver Turner was born Mar. 20, 1921 to George Whitcomb and A. Louise Monroe Turner. He died Feb. 16, 1945 and is buried in Manila American Cemetery, Taguig City, Philippines.

Petty Officer Turner served in World War II with the U.S. Navy aboard the USS LCS-327 and was MIA/KIA while serving his country.

Source: ancestry.com; abmc.gov



ServiceMen Research done by WWII Researcher, Pat Holt Juon, Mar 2019; updated Aug & Sep 2019

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